BIA worker nabbed smuggling gold
By Nabiya Vaffoor
A cleaning Supervisor attached to the Bandaranaike International Airport was arrested, when attempting to smuggle 48 gold biscuits worth over Rs 70 million. “Preliminary investigations have revealed the gold biscuits weighed 4848 grams and were subtly concealed on the body. He was taken into custody,” Customs Spokesman Sudatta Silva noted. The suspect was arrested at 2 a.m., yesterday (19).